2nd EUROPEAN CONGRESS OF MATHEMATICS

Budapest, Hungary
July 21-27, 1996


SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM

INVITED LECTURES

(preliminary!)
MONDAY
11.30 a. m.-12.30 p. m.: J-P. SERRE
2.30 p. m.-3.30 p. m.: D. Mc DUFF
3.30 p. m.-4.30 p.m.: N. ALON
4.30 p. m.-5.30 p.m.: G. BEN AROUS
TUESDAY
9-10 a. m.: L. MERE A. VESELOV E. BOLTHAUSEN U. DIERKES
10-11 a. m.: J. KACZOROWSKI P. BJOERSTADT N. SIMANYI I. DYNNIKOV
11-12 a. m.: H. SCHLICKEWEI L. AMBROSIO A. PASTUR R. BENEDETTI
2-3 p. m.: E. HRUSHOWSKI E. ZUAZUA A. SHIRYAYEV K. ASTALA
3-4 p. m.: J. MATOUSEK H. HEDENMALM E. SCOPPOLA A. STIPSITZ
WEDNESDAY
9-10 a. m.: J. KOLLAR
10-11 a. m.: J. LASKAR
11-12 a. m.: A. MERKURJEV
THURSDAY
9-10 a. m.: V. PLATONOV R. PEREZ-MARCO J. BRICMONT G. TARDOS
10-11 a. m.: J. TIGNOL F. BETHUEL J. SOLOVEJ C. LESCOP
11-12 a. m.: L. CAPORASO T. NOWICKI H. ELLIASON L. PYBER
2-3 p. m.: A. De JONG R. MAERTZ J. POESCHEL C. BESSENRODT
3-4 p. m.: D. BURAGO
FRIDAY
9-10 a. m.: B. DUBROVIN
10-11 a. m.: S. MUELLER
11-12 a. m.: V. MILMAN

INVITED LECTURES

N. Alon :
Randomness and pseudo-randomness in discrete mathematics

L. Ambrosio:
Special functions with bounded variation and free discontinuity problems

K. Astala:
Planar quasiconformal mappings - recent connections and applications

G. Ben Arous:
Large deviations as a common probabilistic tool for some problems of analysis, geometry and physics

R. Benedetti:
A combinatorial calculus for combed and framed 3-manifolds

Christine Bessenrodt:
Algebra and Combinatorics

F. Bethuel:
Some results on the Ginzburg-Landau equation

P. Bjorstad:
Mathematics, parallel computations and oil reservoirs

E. Bolthausen:
Large deviations and perturbations of random walks and random surfaces

J. Bricmont:
The renormalization group: from statistical mechanics to partial differential equations

D. Burago:
Asymptotic Geometry of Tori

Lucia Caporaso:
Enumerating curves on rational surfaces

A.J. de Jong:
Families of curves and alterations

U. Dierkes:
Minimal surfaces in singular spaces

B. Dubrovin:
Reflection groups, quantum cohomologies, and Painleve' equations.

I. Dynnikov:
Surfaces in 3-torus: geometry of plane sections

H. Eliasson:
One dimensional quasi-periodic Schroedinger operators

H. Hedenmalm:
Function theory in Bergman spaces: a playground for complex analysis, operator theory and elliptic PDE

E. Hrushovski:
Highly symmetric finite structures

J. Kaczorowski:
Boundary values of Dirichlet series and the distribution of primes

J. Kollar:
Low degree polynomial equations: arithmetic, geometry and topology

J. Laskar:
The Stability of the Solar System

C. Lescop:
On the Casson Invariant

Roswitha März:
EXTRA-ordinary differential equations - attempts to an analysis of differential-algebraic systems -

J. Matousek:
Geometric set systems

D. McDuff:
Recent progress in symplectic topology

L. Merel:
Arithmetic of elliptic curves and Diophantine equations

A.S. Merkurjev:
K-theory and algebraic groups

V. Milman:
Surprising geometric phenomena of high-dimensional convexity theory

St. Müller:
Microstructures, geometry and the calculus of variations

T. Nowicki:
Different types of non uniform hyperbolicity

A. Pastur:
Random matrices and related problem of analysis, probability and mathematical physics

R. Perez Marco:
Beyond linearization

V.P. Platonov:
Rationality Problems for Group Varieties

J. Poeschel:
On quasi- and almost-periodic solutions of nonlinear partial differential equations

Laszlo Pyber:
Group enumeration and where it leads us

H. P. Schlickewei:
Exponential diophantine equations

Elisabetta Scopolla:
Metastability for stochastic dynamics of interacting particle systems

J.-P. Serre:
Correspondences and dictionaries in geometry and number theory

A.N. Shiryaev:
Towards to stochastic calculus and stochastics in finance

Nandor Simanyi:
Studying dynamical systems with algebraic tools

J.Ph. Solovej:
Mathematical results on the structure of large atoms

Andras Stipsicz:
Geography of irreducible 4-manifold

Gabor Tardos:
Homotopical methods in combinatorial optimization

J.-P. Tignol:
Algebras with involution and classical groups

A. Veselov:
Huygens' principle and integrability

E. Zuazua:
Recent results on the controllability of Partial Differential Equations